Employment tribunals: New rulings highlight the importance of open justice

Three recent decisions have shown the difficulties that parties to tribunal proceedings face if they want to avoid being publicly identified. Jennifer McGrandle and Jennifer Hill report ‘The EAT held that where a tribunal is satisfied Art 8 is engaged, it should consider whether the individual’s right to privacy outweighs the right to open justice …
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Cases Referenced

  • A & anor v X & ors [2019] UKEAT/0113/18/JOJ
  • Ameyaw v PricewaterhouseCoopers Services Ltd [2019] UKEAT/0244/18/LA
  • Fallows & ors v News Group Newspapers Ltd [2016] UKEAT/0075/16/RN
  • L v Q Ltd [2019] EWCA Civ 1417